The history of organized safety began in earnest in 1912 with the First Cooperative Safety Congress in Milwaukee. 25 years later, some farm leaders met to organize a national farm safety program. The history and achievements of these efforts are highlighted. Still, agriculture remains a hazardous industry, and total resources available for farm safety programs have fallen from past levels rather than increased to meet needs.
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SOURCE: St. Joseph, Michigan: American Society of Agricultural Engineers; 1987. 20.
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This document was extracted from the CDC-NIOSH Epidemiology of Farm Related Injuries: Bibliography With Abstracts, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health.
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